Daily Media Digest August 23, 2018

“A Sudbury family made a major donation to the NEO Kids Foundation at Health Sciences North this week. Russ Boyles says when he heard the …”
TAGS: donation, Health Sciences North, NEO Kids Foundation


UCalgary News
“The Shanghai Ranking Consultancy released its Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2018 this month, and the University of Calgary …”
TAGS: University of Calgary, ranking


The Globe and Mail
“Jin Huh, senior pharmacy director at Toronto’s University Health Network, said it’s difficult to determine if or how patient outcomes may have been …”
TAGS: cancer treatment, medication


“The Alzheimer Society of Canada says some individuals may be capable of driving safely for some time after a diagnosis “depending on when in the …”
TAGS: Dementia, driving, Alzheimer Society of Canada


The Globe and Mail
“… may allow some of the medical trainees to write their Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada exams, according to HealthCareCAN, …”
TAGS: Saudi Arabia, medical students, HealthCareCAN


The Globe and Mail
“One could scarcely imagine a better illustration of the expression “cutting off your nose to spite your face.” Saudi Arabia, in a fit of pique over a tweet …”
TAGS: Saudi Arabia, medical students


McGill Reporter
““Health research is making a real difference in the lives of Canadians affected by disease,” said the Health Minister. “We are proud to make this …”
TAGS: research funding, Health Research, McGill University, CIHR


Folio – University of Alberta
“A research project that is looking into how to improve the health of Indigenous women and their babies in Canada’s North through culturally …”
TAGS: Indigenous health, research funding, University of Alberta